CHAPTER 9

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Authentication, Authorization, and Discovery Service

Office 365 APIs allow for developers to write software that consumes business data from the Cloud. Microsoft hosts the data and provides the client software to access this data. However, Office 365 API allows for non-Microsoft developers to build the client software to access this business data. That can be wonderful, but is it safe (see Figure 9-1)?

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Figure 9-1. Are Office 365 APIs safe?

A business owner might be convinced that hosting their data on Microsoft servers on the internet ...

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